These mentors manage the team from a distance, managing funding, other mentors, and organizing major events.
Build creates a robot that goes with the objective of the game. Using STEM skills they are able to design and create a successful robot.
Outreach’s overall goal is to give the team and robot exposure in and out of the community This is important because we want to spread the mission and values of FIRST as far as possible to create an impact on our community and beyond.
Programming’s job is to make the robot run, move and complete tasks with the help of software and programs. We use a program called Labview (Laboratory Virtual Instrument Engineering Workbench). It’s a visual programming language that controls what the robot can do.